Counseling

WELCOME TO THE
SAN DIEGO CITY COLLEGE
COUNSELING DEPARTMENT

 The Counseling department serves all students at City College and provides a variety of services to meet your needs.  Please review the menu items on the right to learn more about what we do and how we can best help you.  



Upcoming workshops

We have important workshops taking place this summer.  For more information and a schedule of upcoming workshops please visit the "Counseling Workshopspage on the right side menu.

ATTENTION:  Loss of Board of Governors Fee Waiver (BOGW) Eligibility

If you received an email notification that you must petition to reinstate your BOGW eligibility, the deadline date to submit the petition to the Dean of Student Development is June 22.
  Register for an Academic Success Workshop now to receive assistance with your petition before the deadline.



The Counseling Department will be closed from JUNE 29 - JULY 1 for relocation

WE WILL RE-OPEN ON TUESDAY, JULY 5* AT OUR 
NEW HOME IN THE "E" BUILDING


If you require immediate assistance during this time, please contact the Counseling Department at either of our sister campuses:
Mesa College - Counseling Department
Student Services Bldg, I4-303
7250 Mesa College Dr., San Diego, CA  92111
619.388.2672

Miramar College - Counseling Department
Room K1-203
10440 Black Mountain Rd., San Diego, CA  92126
619.388.7840

WE APOLOGIZE FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE THIS MAY CAUSE.  THANK YOU FOR YOUR PATIENCE AND UNDERSTANDING DURING THIS TRANSITION.  
We look forward to serving you in our temporary home during the A, D, &T buildings renovation project.

*PLEASE NOTE:  Move dates are approximate and may be affected by inclement weather, technical challenges or unforeseen circumstances.

Where to find us:  Room A-110 (until June 28);  New Location - "
E" Building - beginning July 5 (see updated campus map)

How to reach us: 619.388.3540

When to find us: Monday – Thursday:  8:00a – 7:00p and Friday:  8:00a – 3:00p

We look forward to working with you to help you reach your personal, academic, and career goals!   
  






OUR Mission:

The San Diego City College Counseling Department is an important partner with students in the education process. We provide the following valuable services to help students achieve their goals and understand the campus community and college culture:

  • A personal connection to the college and available resources.
  • Personal counseling to encourage self-exploration/discovery in a safe and confidential environment.
  • Career counseling and life planning.
  • Educational direction and guidance.

OUR VALUES:

  • Integrity -- adhering to the highest professional ethical standards as defined in "Standards of Practice for CA Community College Counseling Faculty and Programs" (Adopted spring 1997 and revised and adopted fall 2008 by the Academic Senate for CA Community Colleges)
  • Mutual Respect -- respecting and honoring differences of perspectives, values, and beliefs
  • Innovation -- creating new and better ways to serve our students effectively
  • Student Empowerment -- providing students with the tools to become self-sufficient
  • Collaboration -- working together toward a common goal while respecting individual roles
  • Teamwork -- cultivating a departmental environment of interdependence and mutual support that allows people to maximize their strengths and realize their potential
  • Student Well Being -- promoting the holistic health of students with direct services, resources, and support so they will thrive in school and beyon